Today's Read: New York City Homeless Shelters ...

While Coalition for the Homeless diligently advocates for permanent housing solutions that can address the root causes of homelessness, ... Read more

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Today’s Read: Homeless From Birth

A father holds a newborn infant at the hospital, with the mother in the background.

The birth of a new child is supposed to be a joyful time for a family. But last year, 1,164 newborns were brought “home” from the hospital to a NYC shelter – meaning a shocking 1 out of every 100 ... Read more

Today’s Read: More Housing for the Homeless

City Council Member Rafael Salamenca

With the number of men, women, and children sleeping in NYC shelters continuing to hover at record highs, City Council Members are joining to call for more permanent housing for homeless New Yorkers. Last ... Read more

Know Your Rights: Homeless New Yorkers Can Vote!

Polling location sign. Text reads "Vote here" in English, Spanish, and Chinese

Since 2012, the fourth Tuesday of September has been designated as National Voter Registration Day to help encourage Americans around the country to get out and register to vote in the annual November ... Read more